If you haven't grown Stanhopea orchids, you are missing one of nature's finest offerings. And, if you haven't gotten to know Stanhopea orchid growers, you are missing out on a very special and fine group of people...
Wednesday, December 26, 2007
For us who grow Stanhopea orchids in Australia, Christmas time is the most exiting period with a lot of anticipation – the earlier varieties starting sending flower spikes through the sides and bottom of the planters. This will continue until about March – April when later flowering varieties start growing their flowers. Even though the flowers short-lived, it’s possible to surround yourself with flowering Stanhopeas for a few months each year.